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MTA to operate Sunday/Holiday schedule on July 4

6/28/2016

Regional buses, Music City Star will not operate normal weekday service

NASHVILLE – On Monday, July 4, 2016, the Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) will operate its buses and AccessRide vans on a Sunday/Holiday schedule in observance of Independence Day.

The last buses of the day will depart from Music City Central at 10:45 p.m. to accommodate customers attending the July 4th celebration at Riverfront Park.

For detailed bus service information, please consult the Sunday/Holiday information listed in the route schedules, the MTA website or call MTA Customer Care at 615-862-5950.

Nashville MTA administrative offices will be closed. For the convenience of customers, the Ticketing and Information Center at Music City Central and the Customer Care Call Center will be open from 8 a.m. to 9 on July 4.

For the convenience of customers, a detailed list of bus routes that will be on scheduled detours from Friday, July 1, 2016, through Tuesday, July 5 unless otherwise noted are listed below. Detours are subject to change and customers are strongly encouraged to catch buses at Music City Central (MCC) when traveling from Downtown on July 4.

4 Shelby (Effective July 4) – To downtown: On South 5th Street at Woodland Street, continue on South 5th Street, left on James Robertson Parkway and left on 4th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: Right on 4th Avenue, left on Charlotte, left at the hook to James Robertson Parkway, right on James Robertson Parkway and right on South 5th Street to the regular route.

6 Lebanon Pike (Effective July 1) – To downtown: Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station. Effective July 2-3 – To downtown: On Hermitage Avenue at Korean Veterans Boulevard, left on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on 2nd Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: On 4th Avenue at Broadway, continue on 4th Avenue, left on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on Hermitage Avenue to the regular route. Effective July 5 until 5 p.m. – To downtown: Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station.

14 Whites Creek (Effective July 4) – To downtown: On North 1st Street at Spring Street, right on Spring Street, continue on Jefferson Street, left on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway and continue on 4th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: Right on 4th Avenue, right on Charlotte, right on 5th Avenue, right on Jefferson Street, continue on Spring Street and left on North 1st Street to the regular route.

15 Murfreesboro Pike (Effective July 4) – To downtown: On Lafayette Street at 2nd Avenue, continue on Lafayette Street to the roundabout; at the roundabout, take the second exit and go right on 8th Avenue, continue on Rosa L. Parks, right on Charlotte and left on 5th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: Right on 4th Avenue, right on Charlotte, right on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway; continue on Rosa L. Parks/8th Avenue, continue through the roundabout to the third exit and go right on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on 4th Avenue to the regular route.

18 Airport/Downtown Hotels (Effective July 4 until 6:30 p.m.) – To downtown (Local trips): On Lafayette Street at 2nd Avenue, continue on Lafayette Street to the roundabout; at the roundabout, take the first exit and go right on 8th Avenue, continue on Rosa L. Parks Avenue, continue left on Rosa L. Parks Boulevard, continue on James Robertson Parkway and continue on 4th Avenue to the regular route. To downtown (Express trips): On Korean Veterans Boulevard, continue on Korean Veterans Boulevard; at the roundabout take the first exit and go right on 8th Avenue; continue on Rosa L Parks Avenue, continue left on Rosa L. Parks Boulevard, continue on James Robertson Parkway and continue on 4th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown (Local trips): Right on 4th Avenue, right on Charlotte, right on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway; continue on Rosa L. Parks/8th Avenue, continue through the roundabout to the third exit and go right on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on 4th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown (Express trips): Right on 4th Avenue, left on Charlotte, left at the hook to James Robertson Parkway, right on James Robertson Parkway, right on Interstate Drive, left onto the ramp to I-24 East and continue I-40/I-24 to the regular route

Effective July 4 from 6:30 p.m. through end of service – To downtown: At the I-24/I-40 split, continue to the left on I-40, exit onto Charlotte, right on Charlotte, left on 5th Avenue, right on Gay Street, right on James Robertson Parkway and continue on 4th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: Right on 4th Avenue, right on Charlotte, right on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway, continue on Rosa L. Parks/8th Avenue; continue through the roundabout to the third exit and go right on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on 4th Avenue to the regular route.

23 Dickerson Road (Effective July 4) – To downtown: On North 1st Street at Spring Street, right on Spring Street, continue on Jefferson Street, left on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway and continue on 4th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: Right on 4th Avenue, right on Charlotte, right on 5th Avenue, right on Jefferson Street, continue on Spring Street and left on North 1st Street to the regular route.

25 Midtown (Effective July 1) To downtown via Jo Johnston: Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station. Effective July 2-3 – To downtown via Jo Johnston: On 1st Avenue at Korean Veterans Boulevard, left on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on 2nd Avenue to the regular route. From downtown via Hart Street: On 4th Avenue at Broadway, continue on 4th Avenue, left on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on Hermitage Avenue to the regular route. Effective July 4 – To downtown via Jo Johnston: On Hermitage Avenue at Korean Veterans Boulevard, left on Korean Veterans Boulevard; at the roundabout take the second exit and go right on 8th Avenue, continue on Rosa L. Parks Avenue, continue left onto Rosa L. Parks Boulevard, continue James Robertson Parkway and continue on 4th Avenue to Music City Central. From downtown via Hart Street: Right on 4th Avenue, right on Charlotte, right on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway, continue on Rosa L. Parks/8th Avenue to the roundabout; at the roundabout take the third exit and go right on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on Hermitage Avenue to the regular route. Effective July 5 until 5 p.m. – To downtown via Jo Johnston: Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station.

34 Opry Mills (Effective July 4) – . To downtown: On Hermitage Avenue at Korean Veterans Boulevard, left on Korean Veterans Boulevard; at the roundabout take the second exit and go right on 8th Avenue, continue on Rosa L. Parks Avenue to Charlotte, right on Charlotte and left on 5th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: Right on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway, continue on Rosa L Parks/8th Avenue to the roundabout; at the roundabout take the third exit and go right on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on Hermitage Avenue to the regular route

36X Madison Express – To MCC from MTA Nestor (Effective July 1): Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station. Effective July 5 until 5 p.m. – To MCC from MTA Nestor: Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station.

44 MTA Shuttle – To downtown (Effective July 1): Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station. Effective July 5 until 5 p.m. – To downtown: Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station.

52 Nolensville Pike BRT lite (Effective July 4) – To downtown: On 2nd Avenue at Lafayette Street, left on Lafayette Street; at the roundabout take the second exit and go right on 8th Avenue, continue on Rosa L. Parks Avenue, continue left on Rosa L. Parks Boulevard, continue on James Robertson Parkway and continue on 4th Avenue to the regular route. From downtown: Right on 4th Avenue, right on Charlotte, right on 5th Avenue, left on James Robertson Parkway, continue on Rosa L. Parks/8th Avenue to the roundabout; at the roundabout take the third exit and go right on Korean Veterans Boulevard and right on 4th Avenue to the regular route.

60 Music City Blue Circuit (Effective July 1) – Southbound (Effective July 1): Regular route. Effective July 2-3 – Southbound: On 4th Avenue at Broadway, continue on 4th Avenue, left on Korean Veterans Boulevard and left on 2nd Avenue to the temporary end of the line under the Pedestrian Bridge. Northbound: From the temporary end of the line under the Pedestrian Bridge, continue on 2nd Avenue, left on Commerce Street and right on 5th Avenue to the regular route. Effective July 4 – The Blue Circuit will not operate during this time.

61 Music City Green Circuit (Effective July 4) – Southbound: On 4th Avenue at Commerce Street, right on Commerce Street, left on 8th Avenue and right on Demonbreun Street to the regular route. Northbound: On Demonbreun Street at 8th Avenue, left on 8th Avenue, right on Commerce Street and left on 5th Avenue to the regular route.

93 Music City Star West End Shuttle (Effective July 1) – To Riverfront Station: Regular route. Effective July 5 until 5 p.m. – To Riverfront Station: Buses will not pull into Riverfront Station.

For more information, please call MTA Customer Care at (615) 862-5950 weekdays from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Regional Transportation Authority Services

The Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee (RTA) express buses and the Music City Star will not operate weekday service, and the RTA administrative offices will be closed on July 4. However, the RTA will operate a special July 4th Music City Star train to the Nashville celebration at Riverfront Park. All tickets for the special July 4th excursion train have been sold out.